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Plain talk from The King of Talk



You will get chills when you read the iHeart bloodbath FORETOLD…in 1995.


It’s massive and mind-boggling, and it’s not just a “Consumer Electronics Show.”

My daily radio reports aired on 1000+ stations:


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redballThursday’s report
redballFriday’s report

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What happened? What next?
Top Talk Radio topics of 2019 + What to watch for in 2020…

Podcast like a pro…
…with these tips, from my Talkers magazine column.
And click-to-watch me, Michael Harrison, and Fred Jacobs talk-podcasting on my TV show.


The Spoken Word Audio Report.

In the 21st Century digital media culture:

  • Was “mass appeal” just a moment that has now passed?
  • Has radio lost its hit-maker status for new music?
  • Will today’s music have the staying power of 60s music?
Video: Shoptalk with Michael Harrison and Jay Clark, on the 50th anniversary of Woodstock.


“Hollywood,” Co-Starring AM Radio

In 1969 Hollywood, 93KHJ was the soundtrack of life. To assemble the soundtrack of this film, Quentin Tarantino listened to 14 hours of vintage KHJ airchecks, which are featured prominently.
Read: CAN radio re-capture the mojo that made great stations the soundtrack of our lives?

Yes she is listening before you say her name.
Step-by-step instructions for scrubbing Alexa: